Widal test

widal test

(Science: investigation) A test involving agglutination of typhoid bacilli when they are mixed with serum containing typhoid antibodies from an individual having typhoid fever, used to detect the presence of salmonella typhi and s. Paratyphi.

pronounced: vidal

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